Privacy Policy


Phorest Privacy Notice


Information about our use of cookies

This cookie policy should be read in conjunction with our Privacy Policy.

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store in your browser, which in turn will store it on the hard drive of your computer if you agree.

We use the following types of cookies:

Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, your preferences on cookies.

Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language).

Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

The cookies we use on are:

1st Party – Served from


Cookie Provider Purpose Expiry Type


Used by AWS to deliver their service from multiple services using a load balancer, so the cookie simply records which server cluster is serving you. 1 week HTTP Cookie
_ga Used by Google Analytics to distinguish users. 2 years HTTP Cookie
_gid Used by Google Analytics to distinguish users. 24 hours HTTP Cookie
_gat Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate. 1 min HTTP Cookie

Used by Wistia to anonymously track user behaviour in videos 1 year HTTP Cookie
phorest_tour Used by Phorest to detect when a user visits our Demo. 30 days HTTP Cookie
phorestClock Used by Phorest to set a timer on our website. HTTP Cookie


3rd Party – Served from third parties


Cookie Provider Purpose Expiry Type

Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic.

Hubspot form cookies help form submissions.

1 year HTTP Cookie
fr Used by Facebook to deliver advertisement campaigns. 3 months HTTP Cookie